Taxon details

Theridion obscuratum Zhu, 1998

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2024-05-17
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum of Hebei University (MHBU), Baoding, China; f (Zhu, 1998)
Taxonomic references
Theridion obscuratum Zhu, 1998: 167, f. 105A-D (Df).
Theridion obscuratum Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 138, f. 77G-H (f).
Theridion obscuratum Zhang & Jin, 2016: 620, f. 1a-b, 2a-e, 3a-d (Dmf).
Theridion obscuratum Zhou, Irfan & Peng, 2024: 3, f. 3A-D (m).

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, F. & Jin, C. (2016). First description of the male of Theridion obscuratum Zhu, 1998 (Araneae: Theridiidae). Journal of Hebei University, Natural Science Edition 36(3): 620-622. doi:10.3969/j.issn.1000-1565.2016.06.009 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhou, G. C., Irfan, M. & Peng, X. J. (2024). Notes on the comb-footed spiders of genus Theridion (Araneae: Theridiidae), with description of a new species from Yuelushan Mt., China. Acta Arachnologica Sinica 33(1): 1-7. doi:10.3969/j.issn.1005 9628.2024.01.001 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhu, M. S. (1998). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Theridiidae. Science Press, Beijing, 436 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2024-05-17 New taxonomic reference entry Zhou, Irfan & Peng, 2024 n/a
2018-09-05 New taxonomic reference entry Zhang & Jin, 2016 n/a
2018-09-05 First description of male Zhang & Jin, 2016 n/a (Old value)